Global Organizations and Cultural Experience

  • Online delivery
  • eClass

Through exam­in­ing glob­al lead­er­ship attrib­ut­es and prac­tices, orga­ni­za­tion­al frame­work, com­mu­ni­ca­tion styles and envi­ron­men­tal and con­tex­tu­al influ­ences stu­dents will iden­ti­fy some of the key approach­es used in inter­na­tion­al orga­ni­za­tions. Stu­dent will become aware of cul­tur­al fil­ters and cus­toms that influ­ence com­mu­ni­ca­tion and devel­op strate­gies for more effec­tive per­son­al and orga­ni­za­tion-wide growth.
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.


Course duration
Jan 25, 2021Mar 22, 2021
Asyn­chro­nous online learning, eClass

In asynchronous online courses, students are expected to move through the course material at the same pace as their peers, but there are no real-time virtual classroom sessions to attend. All components of this type of course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

Devraj Hansdah

Your Instructor

Devraj HansdahID: devraj-hansdah




Introducing Intercultural Communication

3 edition

ISBN 9781526431707

Class info
  • Cost assistance: May be eli­gi­ble for the Cana­da-Alber­ta Job Grant and the Canada Training Benefit. (view all)
    Cor­po­rate mul­ti-reg­is­tra­tion pack­ages (groups of 4 or more) are avail­able for most Exten­sion cours­es. Con­tact us at for pre­ferred pricing.
  • Open for registration until January 25, 2021. Register at least one week before the course start date to secure your spot. If space is available you may register until the day the course starts.
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  • Online delivery

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